"I cannot choose," I exclaim frantically, "The situation is far too complicated!"
He steps forward to hold my face in his hands. I look up to stare blankly into his deep, brilliant eyes , currently filled with sadness and lust. I gasp in admiration, speechless due to the distraction of his lips being so close to mine.
"The let me simplify it for you," He says in an emotionless voice, "One path will lead you to your freedom, the other will lead you to me."
It's the year 1804. The Continental Congress has lost all respect and purpose when Great Britain won the war against Washington's forces back in 1783. For over 20 years, a monarchy established by England has ruled over the American Colonies. As the coronation of Princess Catherine Elizabeth Deighton comes near, she must choose between the desires of the American people versus those of the British government. Catherine will be forced to face the consequences of war and power and to try her best to rule America right without loosing her head, or her heart.